events

events

Sofitel Philadelphia wins the 2019 Summer Hotel Olympics-check out the photos

Summer Hotel Olympics will match member hotels against one another in friendly competition in various events. It is a fun day of camaraderie where members come together to meet and compete for the Olympic Cup. The event will take place at FDR Park in South Philadelphia.   Read More...

Philadelphia’s Fair Workweek Q&A Session - Thursday, July 18, 2019

Are you prepared to comply with Philadelphia’s Fair Workweek Employment Standards ordinance? Join GPHA on July 18th to better understand what is required! The Fair Workweek Employment Standards Ordinance, which requires covered retail, hotel and food service businesses in Philadelphia to follow specific requirements when scheduling and modifying employees’ work hours. Some of the new requirements within the ordinance are:   Read More...

Our Philadelphia - The Wonderful Whirl Thru Philly

Our Philadelphia & The Wonderful Whirl Thru Philly is a fun, educational and interactive scavenger hunt. The event connects Philadelphia attractions, museums, restaurants, and retail stores with the hospitality community who promote Philadelphia to thousands of visitors who ask “What should we see?” & “Where should we eat?

Alex's Lemonade Stand Weekend June 1- 9, 2019

The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association took part in Alex’s Lemonade Stand Days for the 15th year! Our member hotels hosted a stand outside of their hotel! They served sweet treats to accompany their cups of iced cold lemonade on the hot summer days of June! Each hotel put their own little twist to their stand, catching the attention of pedestrians of Philadelphia. With over 20 participating member hotels, we managed to raise over $20,000! The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association also took part in CBS3’s 13th Annual Alex Scott’s: A Stand for Hope Telethon, which raised over $7 million. We would like to thank and congratulate all of our participants for another successful year in raising money to fight childhood cancer!”

GPHA Annual Golf Outing - Great outing and great weather!

Join us this spring at RiverCrest Golf Club, Montgomery County's premier golf destination. Bring your foursome and enjoy the fairways with 18-holes paired with ice cold beer, food and all the fixings. RiverCrest Golf Club provides a great course, stunning views and challenging hazards that provide the perfect day for you! check out this years photos>>>  Read More...

Power Meetings and Business Opportunity Event - Check out the photos!

Where can you get decision makers in one room at one time? GPHA Power Meetings & Business Opportunity Event! This event brings members of GPHA together to network, make a connection and begin to build a trusted partnership that’s mutually beneficial.  Read More...

Stars of the Industry Awards Dinner - December 5, 2018 check out the photos

The Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association (GPHA) presents the Stars of the Industry program to honor the hospitality industry for their leadership, commitment and service to their industry and community. The prestigious awards recognize excellent qualities that set the standards for the lodging industry to achieve.   Read More...